Category Archives: Kosrae Island

Kosraean Handicraft (Christmas is Coming) :)

TweetKosrae has a long history of weaving and other handicraft. In ancient times the Island was famous for the fabric woven from banana fibers. There is significant interest in this traditional type of weaving and it is a craft that … Continue reading

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Rock Hopper Update!

TweetThis is just a short update on the September 1st Rock Hopper trail run. United Airlines is offering a 10% discount to all race participants and Kosrae Village is offering a 20% discount on lodging for the race week (special … Continue reading

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Spring Time in Kosrae!

TweetHey – I hope that you are having beautiful weather where ever you are. It’s gorgeous here, I was diving two days ago with a group of local students and the water was perfect. Crystal clear, calm and with lots … Continue reading

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United Flight Number Change

TweetIt’s not a rumor any more. This was posted yesterday. Check here for the full  post. UNITED Micronesia Island Hopper Flight Number Changes from late-October 2013 by JL Update at 0615GMT 20JUL13 UNITED from 27OCT13 is adjusting operational flight numbers … Continue reading

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What DO you do all day??

TweetBesides all of the ordinary things that go with running a small business? I volunteer, a lot! Yesterday, I spent volunteering with the KIRMA (Kosrae Island Resource Management Authority) Marine Division in their annual survey / cleanup of crown of thorn … Continue reading

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Unofficial FSM National Election Results

TweetFor all of you who follow the FSM national elections. Check this link for the unofficial results from Tuesday’s election. Cheers, Katrina   Tweet

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Solomon Island Tsunami Kosrae Tide Levels

TweetLast year a joint project between KIRMA (Kosrae Island Resource Management Authority), NIWA, SPREP and FSM PACC resulted in the installation of our first ever tide gauge in Lelu Harbor. The project was funded by GEF/UNDP. The tide data is … Continue reading

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Solomon Islands Earthquake and Tsunami

TweetEarlier today there was a huge earthquake (8.0) of off the coast of the Solomon Islands. The Solomons are directly south of Kosrae and when the tsunami was generated, Kosrae was included in the warning issued by NOAA’s Tsunami Warning … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! Kosrae Tide and Weather Info

TweetHi! I hope that your holidays were wonderful! Now it’s time to get back to “real” life, like planning your trip to visit us. Most of our activities, here on Kosrae, are tide and weather dependent, so I’ve posted the … Continue reading

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Win A GoPro Camera!

Tweet I thought that you might like to know about the Kosrae Visitors Bureau contest to give away a GoPro! Here is the press release and a link to the contest details: “Picture Yourself On Kosrae” GoPro Outdoor Camera Giveaway … Continue reading

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